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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS5

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 reviews of Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS5. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. Views about the screen and usability are on the whole positive. The portability and image quality also get good comments. Comments about the flash and color are different, and some have doubts about the energy efficiency and shutter.

price, image quality, portability, usability, screen

battery, viewfinder, shutter, energy

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS5 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Michael Palmer (

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LS5 Preview


"The LUMIX LS5 is the ideal digital camera for an entry-level user who wants an extremely easy to use digital camera that does not sacrifice image quality.

Jul, 2011

Expert review by : Digital Camera-HQ (

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS5


The LS5 won't wow you in the image quality department, but for way under $100 it's essentially the cheapest new camera money can buy. On top of that it has a 5x optical zoom, image stabilization, shoots 720p video, and uses AA's. A great choice for...

Mar, 2012

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Video is fine but pictures are terrible in all conditions.

Easy To Use,Large Clear LCD,Small \/ Compact

Lag \/ Shutter Delay,No Viewfinder,Poor Flash,Poor Image Quality,Short Battery Life

Dec, 2011

Consumer review (

Fits in my purse


I wanted to have a compact ,high megapixel camera to use for close ups. I have owned a lumix for five years that I used for travel for its wonderful zoom lens. This one was on sale at Staples and I could begin instantly with a fast learning curve.

Easy To Use,Fast\/accurate auto-focus,Good Image Quality,Good Image Stabilization,Good in Low Light,Large Clear LCD,Nice Body Color,Short Lag Time,Small \/ Compact

In another color

Dec, 2011

Consumer review (

Nice Camera.


Very low price, but excellent quality. 5x optical zoom. Also record HD videos. Great quality. Must buy. It is also very beautiful to look. You can also record videos in 480p. Take pictures as you like from 14 megapixel to .3 megapixel.

Sep, 2012

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I rate it 4 stars. Over all good.Photo are good. first i planned to buy sony camera of same configure, but due to low budget, ordered this. Not in loss to buy it. Having of course better experience, before this i have used sony cams, samsung cams &...

Aug, 2012

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Lumix LS5 - neat and tidy budget camera


IntroductionI have always been lazy when it comes to taking photographs but as I've started to get a little bit older and the faithful memory and begun to fade, a camera has become something of a necessity to recall my life events. Besides which, it ...

great value, good picture, automatic settings

battery power, instruction manual

Aug, 2012

Consumer review (

Very good deal for Me as my first digital camera,Good Picture quality.


Hi everyone, But I'd say I'm happy with what I got for the price. i.e 4049 Rs. Importantly the HD recording is one distinctive feature of this camera. See you tube videos showing HD recording with this to believe it. Almost none of the other leading...

Aug, 2012

Consumer review (

Nice Compact Compact Price


This camera is the best at its get 14MP , 5x optical zoom..besides these you get "20x digital zoom"..its unbelievable..actual digital zoom is 5x..but, you get additional 15x,yes if you zoom so much image is blurred more..thats panasonic...

Aug, 2012

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nice clearity but don't have flash in video mode"


i have ordered this product on 26th june and received it on 3rd july this is good and intelligent mode in the camera really make sense . but it does not have flash in video mode it's very big matter for the user to capture the videos in night other...

Jul, 2012

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